Stratford, Ontario looks forward to welcoming theatre enthusiasts for the opening of the 2019 Stratford Festival season. From spring through to late fall, you can experience comedy, tragedy, romance and everything in between during the Stratford Festival. Regardless of which theatrical genre most strikes your fancy, you will always find inspiration in the extraordinary talent of the Festival’s actors; the beauty of the sets and costumes; as well as the directing, accompaniment and overall artistically-inspired atmosphere.
Unparalleled Theatre Experience in Stratford
The Stratford Festival is renowned worldwide for the international casts and crews it brings together to bring to life some of the greatest classic and modern works of all time. This year, you’ll recognize a few beloved favourites, such as Billy Elliot, Little Shop of Horrors and The Neverending Story. Over and above these energetic productions, you can also anticipate plays that incorporate great Shakespearean works and eloquently celebrate the Bard’s immortal messaging.
Stratford Playbill 2019
Here is a list of all the Stratford Festival Plays and performances scheduled for the 2019 season. For ticket information, visit the Stratford festival website and don’t wait to book your tickets – they’re selling out fast!
- Billy Elliot the Musical – April 16-November 3
- Private Lives – April 24-October 26
- Little Shop of Horrors – April 26-November 1
- Othello – May 3-October 27
- Henry VII – May 7-October 12
- The Merry Wives of Windsor – May 11-October 26
- The Neverending Story – May 16-November 3
- Mother’s Daughter – May 18-October 13
- Nathan the Wise – May 25-October 11
- The Front Page – July 30-October 25
- Birds of a King – July 30-October 13
- The Crucible – August 1-October 25
Read more about the unique and exciting performances taking place at the 2019 Stratford Festival.
Escape to Stratford for a Theatrical Getaway
Come for the Theatre, Fall for the Town
With the Stratford Festival located in the heart of our town, surrounded by the Avon River and Shakespearean Gardens, you have the opportunity to spend time in a charming place filled with the vibrancy, beauty and entertainment that create the perfect escape from the city.
Before or after you take in a spectacular show at the theatre, you can walk through Stratford to enjoy our one-of-a-kind artisanal shops and indulge in the local cuisine of culinary experts at The Parlour Steakhouse who are passionate about producing exceptional food and beverages.
Book a spectacular Stratford getaway at The Parlour Inn, so you can stay in gorgeous accommodations just steps from the theatre. We look forward to seeing you off to the show!